Rabies in Cats: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

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Also known as Hydrophobia, this disease affects the central nervous system and eventually leads to death.

Physical Symptoms

Lethargy, depression, loss of appetite. Later symptoms may include convulsions, paralysis, and death.


Penetration of skin by infected saliva, usually through a bite.


Consult your veterinarian. Generally affected animals are isolated or quarantined and may often be euthanized.